power overlap

power overlap

power overlap
Power overlap in one revolution of an 18-cylinder radial engine.
The time that two or more cylinders of a reciprocating engine are simultaneously on the power stroke. The more cylinders an engine can have on the power stroke, the greater the power overlap and the smoother the operation.
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The Minister once more stressed that the access to administrative and financial reforms of the municipality work is ending the power overlap with other official bodies.
of Leuven, Belgium) writes, "as a shifting place, time or domain where competing discourses and regimes of power overlap, characterized by overt contradictions and paradox, by a simultaneous presence (or absence), often imagined at the 'outside' but pertaining to and defining the core," the seven essays presented in this volume examine case studies the ways in which political and semantic power operate in various borderlands of Africa.
Speaking at the behest of House Speaker Berri, Khalil told Amal deputies and dignitaries that the constitutional framework need not undergo any substantial changes albeit; interdepartmental power overlap craves serious reconsideration.